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12th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

You may vote for each nominee once per day, every day until February 20th, 2020.
The regular deadline for brands & organizations to enter their work is on February 6th, 2020!


Honoring the most notable and viral influencers and creators from 2020. See below for official categories.

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Rupi Kaur

Finalist in Literature

About Rupi Kaur

Author, spoken word performer and “poetess” Rupi Kaur is shining a light on life’s hidden sweetnesses. The Indian-Canadian bestselling author of collections Milk and Honey and The Sun and Her Flowers is considered a new-generation “instapoet,” with a millenial-appealing and socially-built celebrity 3M+ followers. Her timely themes embracing taboo femininity, racism, mental health, and coming-of-age revelations couple with her feed of glamour selfies, bringing modern media to the classic art. Between a 2018 tour and spoken word performances across social media, Rupi influences through art and empowering determination.

Rupi Kaur's best work on social

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, and the rest of the social web.

the REGULAR deadline FOR BRANDS AND ORGANIZATIONS to enter the shorty awards is on thursday, FEB 6TH.